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Selected Websites for this area

Business & Economy

Ministry of Economy
The official website of the UAE's Ministry of Economy, featuring statistics reports, laws & regulations, as well as online trademark registration services.

UAE Interact: Business
Supported by The National Media Council, this news and information portal provides a wide spectrum of business news headlines, including information on setting up a business, UAE banks, business groups, exhibitions, and chambers of commerce.

Office Space in Dubai
Find Office Space in Dubai and the rest of the United Arab Emirates with the free office finder service from Webscout.


Arab Water Academy
Founded in 2008, the Arab Water Academy promotes sustainable technologies and methods of using already scarce supplies of water.

Ministry of Environment and Water
This government body works towards protecting the environment and natural resources of the UAE.

Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi
Founded in 1996, EAD is a governmental agency that works towards protecting and managing the country's biodiversity, as well as promoting sustainable development in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.

Science & Education

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
The official website for the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, with a wide selection of online services, such as certificate attestation, scholarship request forms, family counselling information and career advice.

Abu Dhabi University
The official site of the capital research university of the UAE features information about study programs, admission, application process, exchange studies, employment opportunities and much more.

Arts & Creative

This art gallery based in the United Arab Emirates specialises in artists and arts influenced by Middle Eastern culture.

Runs several public art programmes, including the Celebration of the Arabian Horse, the Camel Caravan and the Flight of Falcons.

Dubai Culture & Arts Authority
This organisation showcases artworks by upcoming Emirati artists.

Exploring the Region

Visit UAE
Featuring detailed travel guides and general information about the UAE, including major attractions, accommodation, transportation, currency and cuisine.

iExplore Community - United Arab Emirates
This exciting adventure and travel group provides a useful guide on the country and its history, events, places to go and activities with tours, photos and other tourist information.